The Peterville Diamond

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The Peterville Diamond
Directed by Walter Forde
Produced by Max Milner
Written by Ladislas Fodor (play)
Gordon Wellesley
Brock Williams
Starring Anne Crawford
Donald Stewart
Renee Houston
Oliver Wakefield
Music by Jack Beaver
Cinematography Basil Emmott
Edited by Terence Fisher
Production
company
Distributed by Warner Brothers
Release date
1942
Running time
85 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Peterville Diamond is a 1942 British comedy film directed by Walter Forde and starring Anne Crawford, Donald Stewart and Renee Houston. It is also known by the alternative title Jewel Robbery.

Premise[edit]

A thief tries to steal a diamond from the wife of a wealthy businessman, at her suggestion in an effort to get her husband to pay her more attention.[1]

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

The film was based on a play by Ladislas Fodor and adapted by Gordon Wellesley. It was made at Teddington Studios by the British subsidiary of Warner Brothers. The film's sets were by the resident art director Norman Arnold.

References[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Hutchings, Peter. Terence Fisher. Manchester University Press, 2001.

External links[edit]

The Peterville Diamond at the Internet Movie Database